What would you do if you found out your data has been encrypted by Ransomware? Should you consider paying the ransom to the bad guys? Do you have a plan in place?
When I was an FBI Agent I always told folks not to pay the ransom for obvious reasons. However the calls continued everyday and there was a reoccurring tre... Read more »
Great Question Carl. I believe the best answer depends on the maturity level of the organization and the willingness to get the right people involv... Read more »
How do you help the CEO get comfortable with the company IT spend? What do you do different when larger items need to be discussed and funded?
Some great feedback from members on this topic. A common theme rises on the importance of having a define technology strategy along with a consistent message to Executiv... Read more »
Great question. And if your organization is not keeping up with secuirty such as 2FA, shame on y... Read more »
Great question from Scott and a great reminder that every organization needs to be prepared for this situation. While larger organization have security, communications and compliance positions, many smaller companies do n... Read more »
Hello IT Pack Members! I want to know if you have a formal mentor in your professional relationship? If so, how has that relationship helped your career and your ability to grow professionally?
I have had the good fortune of having some amazing mentors all through my career as well. Mentors that I thought were effective were good listeners, non-judgmental and took the time to understand my strengths and weakness... Read more »